Leon County Emergency Management

Leon County Courthouse,
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The Leon County Government will now be responsible for day to day oversight of the county’s emergency management function. County Administrator Vince Long says the move stems from a recommendation following Hurricane Hermine and removes the responsibility from the sheriff’s office.

Record Cold temperatures
MGN Online

This week, record-low temperatures could be broken for much of north Florida. And, as freezing temperatures enter the Big Bend area, Tallahassee and Leon County officials are making sure they’re prepared to help area residents and the homeless for the cold front.

Cold Night Shelters